Wennington Cottage

Wray near Lancaster, Yorkshire Dales - South (Ref. 951315)

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  • Sleeps 8

  • Bedrooms 3

  • Bathrooms 2

  • Pets Yes

Features

  • Off road parking
  • Open fire
  • Smoke-free
  • Garden / Patio
  • Pub/shop < 1 mile
  • Washing machine
  • Dishwasher
  • Broadband / WiFi

The property

A charming, stone-built, semi-detached cottage in the small village of Wray, 10 miles from Lancaster on the Lancashire, Cumbria and Yorkshire borders.

Ideally situated to enjoy all the local amenities including the Lake District and the Yorkshire Dales, this holiday accommodation is wonderful for families or groups of friends to get together.

On entering the property, you arrive in a spacious open plan living area with plenty of comfy sofas in front of a welcoming woodburner, making a great place to relax after a full day out and about exploring the area.

There is a large dining table and chairs next to a well-equipped kitchen, with everything required to prepare some lovely home-cooked meals.

There is also a separate snug with the extra flexibility of a double sofa bed and second television; a great place for the kids to play together or even as a separate area for adults to catch up.

Upstairs there are three well -furnished further bedrooms, one with an en-suite shower room and a separate bathroom for extra flexibility.

To the outside is a large lawned and walled garden with a good-sized patio with furniture, making an ideal place for some alfresco dining or relaxing with a glass of something chilled.

A minute walk takes you into the village of Wray with its pub, tea room and village shop with Post Office.

The cottage is within easy access of many walks and cycle opportunities with the river not too far away.

A 15 minute drive takes you to the city of Lancaster with its Georgian buildings populating the vibrant centre providing a superb choice of shops and places to eat or stop for a coffee on a day out shopping.

With the Forest of Bowland and The Lake District National Park within easy reach, you will enjoy this cottage at any time of the year.

Accommodation

Three bedrooms: 1 x king-size double with en-suite shower, basin and WC, 1 x double, 1 x twin. Bathroom with bath, shower over, basin and WC. Ground floor basin and WC. Kitchen. Sitting room with dining area and woodburner. Snug with sofa bed.

Amenities

  • Central heating with woodburner
  • Electric oven, gas hob, microwave, fridge/freezer, washing machine, dishwasher, 2 x TVs with Freeview, DVD, iPod dock, WiFi, selection of DVDs
  • Fuel, power and starter pack for woodburner inc. in rent
  • Bed linen and towels inc. in rent
  • Off road parking for 2 cars
  • Walled enclosed lawned garden with patio and furniture
  • Two well-behaved pets welcome
  • Sorry, no smoking
  • Shop and pub 3 mins walk
  • Note: No stag/hen or similar

About the location

WRAY

Lancaster 10 miles; Kirkby Lonsdale 9 miles; Windermere 30 miles.

Wray is a small village in Lancashire in the picturesque Lune Valley , 10 miles from the city of Lancaster and close by to the Yorkshire Dales. The pretty village has a Post Office incorporating the general store selling food, wine and newspapers. The village also has a pub, The George and Dragon, serving excellent pub food; a tea room, Bridge House Farm Tea rooms incorporating a small garden centre. Wray is home to the popular Scarecrow Festival which takes place every year during the week leading up to May Day when there is a fair, stalls and many activities. The people of the village make and display scarecrows outside their homes which can be seen on the village website. Around Wray and in the wider Forest of Bowland there are many wonderful walking and cycling opportunities, close by are the famous Yorkshire Three Peaks and Whitescar Caves. There are also good road and rail links into Cumbria and beyond, giving access to the Lake District and the Yorkshire Dales National Parks. Lancaster retains many excellent examples of Georgian architecture, with its captivating medieval castle, and many museums. There are two venues for live performances, the Lancaster Grand Theatre and the Dukes, as well as open-air concerts held frequently in the pretty Williamson Park during the summer season.

Region Information

This property offers the following short breaks:

  • Winter
  • Off-season
  • Last minute
  • Christmas